Herbalised powders, oils, smoke and herbs are administered via the nostrils in order to purify the head and neck region by stimulating the secretion of mucus and thereby dissolve and loosen mucus lodged in the nasal and sinus passages.
Naysay treatment reduces jaw and neck stress and strain and balances, nourishes the brain and lungs, calms yet focuses the mind, and reduce mucous and congestion. Nasya cures the illnesses related to throat, neck and head such as sinus congestion, ear problems, allergic rhinitis, migraines, common cold, sinusitis, and allergies.
It regenerates the muscles, nerves and blood supply in this region and improves concentration and memory.
A vigorous head massage, herbalised stream inhalation and warm towels are applied to the head and face prior to this treatment.
It is often given before or after the main detox therapy and is usually administered in the morning (kapha time) as this is when kapha-related impurities (mucus) are naturally moved from the deeper tissues and organs to the stomach and sinuses.
Benefits of Nasal Medication:
Increases oxygenation to the brain and eliminates impurities from the head and chest area
Removes toxins from the nose, sinuses, ears and eyes
Cleanses the channels in the head and improves the functioning of the senses
Improve brain function and heightens sensory perception
stiffness in head, neck and shoulders
Good for dry nasal passages, sinus congestion, cold, sinusitis, allergies, headaches, migraine, epilepsy, mental retardation, dry, itchy or watery eyes, conjunctivitis, glaucoma, hearing loss, tinnitus, loss of smell, depression and lack of enthusiasm.
In short, this can be given for any diseases of eye, nose, ear or throat.
The treatment is best done over a series of 5 -10 sessions